The new FormIt iPad app from Autodesk uses real-world site information to create forms in context and support early design decisions with real building data.
FormIt iPad appfrom Autodesk uses real-world site
information to create forms in context and support early design decisions with
real building data. The app enhances BIM workflows by allowing users to
synchronize designs in the cloud for further refinement using Autodesk Revit
software products and other applications. Easy-to-use tools and a gallery of
shapes enable users to quickly create forms and directly manipulate them using
gestures for model changes. Designs can be saved to the cloud for easy access
and sharing and can be transferred to desktop applications via RVT or SAT file
formats for a more continuous BIM workflow. Layers such as maps and satellite
images of the site can be added to enhance the value of the model. A
location-aware Shadow Study tool allows users to explore the effects of the
The Autodesk FormIt app is
available for free in the iTunes App Store.
Autodesk Releases New iPad App for BIM
November 27, 2012